School District ALICE Certified
The Fox Chapel Area School District has been named an “ALICE Certified Organization” and is now one of less than 50 in the nation. The certification means that the district “has successfully met the requirements of the ALICE Training Institute’s Certified Organization program, in active shooter response preparedness…” The district has trained ALICE Certified Employees, participated in an Active Shooter Proactive Response Drill, and has a Proactive Response Outline in EOPs (Emergency Operations Plans). The certification is good for the 2018-2019 school year.
ALICE, an active shooter response program, stands for Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, and Evacuate and the ALICE Training Institute is located in Medina, Ohio. Over the past few years, the district has participated in active shooter response drills and other safety instruction related to the ALICE Training Institute.